The Forecast (2015) at Cannes | By LSFM Grads, Staff & Students

TheForecast_PhilStevensCongrats! The Forecast (2015) will be at the Cannes Film Festival, 16th-22nd May 2016, Short Film Corner. The film produced by Urban Apache Films was written by 2010 alumni Philip Stevens and Stewart MacGregor. The short has been screened at the London Short Film Festival, Kinofilm Film Festival and it’ll be at the new international IndieLincs Film Festival on 11th and 12th March. Indie-Lincs was established by the University of Lincoln School of Film & Media to champion low budget filmmakers and there will be over 30 shorts screened at Lincoln Performing Arts Centre.

The film was directed by Phil Stevens, who works part-time as a lecturer at the University of Lincoln School of Film & Media. Head of LSFM Dr Sarah Barrow said: Almost everyone on the production team was a member of staff or graduate, and some were LSFM students at the time the film was made last year.


Writers: Philip Stevens and Stewart MacGregor

Director: Philip Stevens

Producer: Dominique Webb

Director of Photography: Stewart MacGregor

Sound design: Lee Gretton

Editor: Stewart MacGregor

Exec Producer: Sam Wardhan

Audio post production: Lee Gretton

Sound recordists: Danielle Crooks & Nathan James Lewis

1st Assistant Camera: Thomas Mckie

2nd Assistant Camera: Lewis Gemmill

Camera Trainee: Alex Faulkner

Sound Trainee: Rory McCarney

Production Assistants:

Erika Butcher

Thomas Faulkner

Amy Frizzell

Alex Moore

Andy Titley


Alan: Mark Burman

Keiran: Lewis Foley

Scott: Jack Johnson

Shane: Walter Robinson

University of Lincoln has a ‘made in association with’ credit